Glutathione S-transferase activity in marine invertebrates from Peter the Great Bay in the Sea of Japan

Glutathione S-transferase activity in marine invertebrates from Peter the Great Bay in the Sea of... A total of 23 species of marine invertebrates from Peter the Great Bay belonging to five taxonomic groups were screened for the activity of glutathione S-transferase, which is one of the main enzymes for the detoxification of organic xenobiotics. Significant variation of the enzyme activity (7.1 to 36900 nmol/min/mg of protein) was found among the different groups of organisms. The possible reasons for the differences in enzyme activity are discussed based on the example of bivalve mollusks. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Russian Journal of Marine Biology Springer Journals

Glutathione S-transferase activity in marine invertebrates from Peter the Great Bay in the Sea of Japan

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Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2011 by Pleiades Publishing, Ltd.
Subject
Life Sciences; Freshwater & Marine Ecology
ISSN
1063-0740
eISSN
1608-3377
D.O.I.
10.1134/S1063074011010056
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Abstract

A total of 23 species of marine invertebrates from Peter the Great Bay belonging to five taxonomic groups were screened for the activity of glutathione S-transferase, which is one of the main enzymes for the detoxification of organic xenobiotics. Significant variation of the enzyme activity (7.1 to 36900 nmol/min/mg of protein) was found among the different groups of organisms. The possible reasons for the differences in enzyme activity are discussed based on the example of bivalve mollusks.

Journal

Russian Journal of Marine BiologySpringer Journals

Published: Apr 5, 2011

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